About Us

Learn more about the WWAMI Rural Health Research Center.

Studies

Descriptions of completed and in-progress health workforce studies by the WWAMI RHRC.

Publications

Links to findings from research studies by the WWAMI RHRC.

Presentations

Presentations and posters from research studies by the WWAMI RHRC

RHRC News

Do Medicare’s Rural Add-On Payments Impact the Number of Home Health Agencies Serving Rural Communities?
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In Memoriam: WWAMI RHRC Founder L. Gary Hart
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Looking back at 2019, and forward to 2020: read the WWAMI RHRC Newsletter online
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About Us

The WWAMI Rural Health Research Center (RHRC) is one of seven rural health research centers funded by the Health Resources and Services Administration’s (HRSA) Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP) to perform policy-oriented research on issues related to rural health care.
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Recent Publications

Patterson DG, Andrilla CHA, Garberson LA The Supply and Rural-Urban Distribution of the Obstetrical Care Workforce in the US WWAMI Rural Health Research Center, University of Washington Read More
Larson EH, Andrilla CHA, Garberson LA Supply and Distribution of the Primary Care Workforce in Rural America: 2019 WWAMI Rural Health Research Center, University of Washington Read More
Larson EH, Andrilla CHA, Garberson LA Supply and Distribution of the Primary Care Workforce in Rural America: 2019: A State-Level Analysis WWAMI Rural Health Research Center, University of Washington Read More

Recent Presentations

Andrilla CHA, Moore TE, Patterson DG Overcoming Barriers to Prescribing Buprenorphine for the Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder: Recommendations from Rural Physicians AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting, Washington, D.C., June 4, 2019Read More
Andrilla CHA, Moore TE, Patterson DG Overcoming Barriers to Prescribing Buprenorphine for the Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder: Recommendations from Rural Physicians National Rural Health Association Annual Meeting, Atlanta GA., May 8, 2019Read More
Andrilla CHA, Moore TE, Patterson DG Overcoming Barriers to Prescribing Buprenorphine for the Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder: Recommendations from Rural Physicians 15th Annual AAMC Health Workforce Research Conference, Alexandria, VA, May 3, 2019Read More